David M Stieb

Summary

Affiliation: Health Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ambient air pollution, birth weight and preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David M Stieb
    Environmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, 3rd Floor, 269 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Environ Res 117:100-11. 2012
  2. pmc The association between low level exposures to ambient air pollution and term low birth weight: a retrospective cohort study
    Rose Dugandzic
    Air Health Effects Division, Health Canada, Postal Locator 4602C, Ottawa Ontario, K1A 0K9, Canada
    Environ Health 5:3. 2006
  3. pmc Verifying a questionnaire diagnosis of asthma in children using health claims data
    Connie L Yang
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pulm Med 11:52. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of long-term exposure to air pollution in a longitudinal national health survey
    Mireille Guay
    Population Studies Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K9
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:337-42. 2011
  5. pmc A temporal, multicity model to estimate the effects of short-term exposure to ambient air pollution on health
    Hwashin Hyun Shin
    Air Health Science Division, Safe Environments Programme, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1147-53. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and sudden infant death syndrome
    Robert Dales
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 113:e628-31. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint A new multipollutant, no-threshold air quality health index based on short-term associations observed in daily time-series analyses
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 58:435-50. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A scripted activity study of the impact of protective advice on personal exposure to ultra-fine and fine particulate matter and volatile organic compounds
    David M Stieb
    ealthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:495-502. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of time-series studies of air pollution and mortality: update in relation to the use of generalized additive models
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 53:258-61. 2003
  10. pmc Economic evaluation of the benefits of reducing acute cardiorespiratory morbidity associated with air pollution
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Environ Health 1:7. 2002

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Ambient air pollution, birth weight and preterm birth: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    David M Stieb
    Environmental Health Science and Research Bureau, Health Canada, 3rd Floor, 269 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A 0K9
    Environ Res 117:100-11. 2012
    ..While there is a large evidence base which is indicative of associations between CO, NO(2), PM and pregnancy outcome, variation in effects by exposure period and sources of heterogeneity between studies should be further explored...
  2. pmc The association between low level exposures to ambient air pollution and term low birth weight: a retrospective cohort study
    Rose Dugandzic
    Air Health Effects Division, Health Canada, Postal Locator 4602C, Ottawa Ontario, K1A 0K9, Canada
    Environ Health 5:3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association between LBW among term infants and ambient air pollution, by trimester of exposure, in a region of lower level exposures...
  3. pmc Verifying a questionnaire diagnosis of asthma in children using health claims data
    Connie L Yang
    Division of Respiratory Medicine, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pulm Med 11:52. 2011
    ..Childhood asthma prevalence is widely measured by parental proxy report of physician-diagnosed asthma in questionnaires. Our objective was to validate this measure in a North American population...
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of long-term exposure to air pollution in a longitudinal national health survey
    Mireille Guay
    Population Studies Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K9
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 21:337-42. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc A temporal, multicity model to estimate the effects of short-term exposure to ambient air pollution on health
    Hwashin Hyun Shin
    Air Health Science Division, Safe Environments Programme, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 116:1147-53. 2008
    ..Countries worldwide are expending significant resources to improve air quality partly to improve the health of their citizens. Are these societal expenditures improving public health?..
  6. ncbi request reprint Air pollution and sudden infant death syndrome
    Robert Dales
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 113:e628-31. 2004
    ..Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) affects approximately 1 in 1000 live births and is the most common cause of infant death after the perinatal period...
  7. ncbi request reprint A new multipollutant, no-threshold air quality health index based on short-term associations observed in daily time-series analyses
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 58:435-50. 2008
    ..Together with health messages and a graphic display, the AQHI scale appears promising as an air quality risk communication tool...
  8. ncbi request reprint A scripted activity study of the impact of protective advice on personal exposure to ultra-fine and fine particulate matter and volatile organic compounds
    David M Stieb
    ealthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 18:495-502. 2008
    ..Following smog advisory advice results in reduced exposures to some pollutants, while at the same time increasing exposure to others. Advice needs to be refined giving consideration to overall personal exposure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of time-series studies of air pollution and mortality: update in relation to the use of generalized additive models
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 53:258-61. 2003
  10. pmc Economic evaluation of the benefits of reducing acute cardiorespiratory morbidity associated with air pollution
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Environ Health 1:7. 2002
    ..Few assessments of the costs and benefits of reducing acute cardiorespiratory morbidity related to air pollution have employed a comprehensive, explicit approach to capturing the full societal value of reduced morbidity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Estimating the public health burden attributable to air pollution: an illustration using the development of an alternative air quality index
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 68:1275-88. 2005
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  12. doi request reprint Air pollution and daily ED visits for migraine and headache in Edmonton, Canada
    Mieczyslaw Szyszkowicz
    Air Health Effects Research Section, Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada K1A OK9
    Am J Emerg Med 27:391-6. 2009
    ..A variety of environmental factors have been identified as possible triggers for migraine and other headache syndromes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of time-series studies of air pollution and mortality: effects of gases and particles and the influence of cause of death, age, and season
    David M Stieb
    Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Branch, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 52:470-84. 2002
    ..This synthesis leaves little doubt that acute air pollution exposure is a significant contributor to mortality...